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      08-05-2006, 12:55 AM   #1
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BMW Engine Cleaner Spray?

Hope this hasn't been covered already (did a null result search), but:

Has anyone tried the BMW engine/engine compartment cleaner spray, and/or the engine protectant? Engines tend to get filthy over time, and I wanted keep that from happening as much as possible.
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nothing simple green cant do and be cheaper.
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Is Simple Green safe on the engine? Electronics and all?
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it's been used by auto detailers and it's safe for the enivornment too you can dilute the mixture 1:1 ration of SG and water. let soak and toothbrush it off or wipe depending on the surface.
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will give it a try, thanks!
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nothing simple green cant do and be cheaper.
Simple Green is the shit! Haven't had to use it on the engine bay. I only wipe it down every week with a wet MF towel. Sill looks new!
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